Shane Everts, senior strategist at the shelter, told Newsweek the dog shows some signs of fear, suggesting he "comes from a difficult past."
The main chamber of the National Assembly building, where the country's Parliament sits, was destroyed in the fire, while other buildings saw extensive damage.
Dozens of firefighters are battling the blaze that broke out early morning on Sunday.
The comments came after a set of wildfires ignited over parts of South Africa's Table Mountain in Cape Town and eventually spread to the university's campus.
The fires have damaged and destroyed other historic buildings, including the oldest working windmill in South Africa.
Killer whales had been hunting great whites in the bay and eating their livers.
Newsweek spoke to teens and preteens ahead of Friday's protests, which are expected to draw crowds across the world.
The MSC Musica was scheduled to dock in Cape Town's Table Bay on Thursday.
The countdown to Day Zero ends in a matter of months.
Baboons love the calorie-heavy food found in people's homes.
South Africa's wine region, which gave the world one of its ugliest political philosophies, is one of the world's most beautiful places.
South Africa has major problems to solve after losing the first Test against England by 241 runs.
Businessman Shrien Dewani was accused of paying hitmen to kill his wife on their honeymoon in Cape Town
It is unclear how much of the $7 billion Obama pledged has actually been spent